• New Retail Establishments Coming to Nexton!

    Late last week, a map of the new retail establishments that are set to open in Nexton was released. There is no doubt that Nexton is going to be one of the places to be in the next several years. As you may know, Nexton is a master planned community that, when completed, will have a myriad of stores, restaurants, fitness facilities, and more. Some of the names on the proposed list of establishments are those that will be familiar to locals in the tri-country region. Popular eateries such as Halls Chophouse, Home Team BBQ and Taco Boy are set to open. Look for a new fitness option with Cycle…

  • Coming Soon: Lowes Foods

    If you have traveled past the Oakbrook Square Shopping Center within the last few weeks, you probably noticed that some of the older buildings in the strip mall have been demolished. The work being done there is in preparation for Summerville’s newest grocery store chain, Lowes Foods. Lowes Foods is a Winston-Salem, North Carolina based grocery chain that is unlike anything that we currently have in the Summerville area. “Our Summerville store will be very focused on supporting all things local,” Lowes Foods president Tim Lowe said.  “Our commitment to local includes offering produce sourced through our partnership with more than 200 local farmers, and featuring a wide assortment of…

  • Coming this June 2017: BJ’s Wholesale Club

    The town of Summerville will get its first large-scale wholesale club when BJ’s Wholesale Club opens this June. This is the first of its kind that will be located in the state of South Carolina. The new club will be 87,000 square feet will be located on Main Street near Walmart and Comfort Suites and is conveniently right off of I-26, exit 199.  Company spokeswoman Maria Fruci said, “We are excited to be part of the growth in Summerville and look forward to bringing the BJ’s Club experience and savings to the market.” Until April 1, 2017, new members can join and become a Founding Member for just $45, which…